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Buchenwald Memorial in Weimarer Land Kreis (District), Thuringia, Germany
 

Sinti and Roma Memorial / Sinti und Roma Denkmal

 
 
Sinti and Roma Memorial / Sinti und Roma Denkmal Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2013
1. Sinti and Roma Memorial / Sinti und Roma Denkmal Marker
Inscription.

Memorial to murdered Sinti and Romany Gypsies
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Denkmal für die ermordete Sinti und Roma
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[French and Russian text not transcribed]
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[Inscription]
In memory of Sinti and Roma victims of Nazi Holocaust

Zum gedenken an die Sinti und Roma, die Opfer des NS-Völkermords wurden
 
Erected by Buchenwald Memorial Foundation.
 
Location. 51° 1.36′ N, 11° 14.832′ E. Marker is in Buchenwald Memorial, Thuringia, in Weimarer Land Kreis (District). Click for map. Follow the signs. Site is approximately 10 km NW of Weimar, off Blutstraße, west of Ettersburger Straße (L1054). Marker is in this post office area: Buchenwald Memorial, Thuringia 99427, Germany.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Soviet Prisoners of War / Sowjetische Kriegsgefangene (within shouting distance of this marker); Soviet Prisoners of War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Jewish Memorial / Jüdisches Mahnmal (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); Camp Fence and the Watchtowers 3, 4 and 5, April 1945
Sinti and Roma Memorial / Sinti und Roma Denkmal Inscription image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2013
2. Sinti and Roma Memorial / Sinti und Roma Denkmal Inscription
(about 180 meters away); SS Guard Detail Splinter Protection Trench (about 180 meters away); Guard Path of the SS Guard Detail (about 180 meters away); Inmates’ living quarters / Häftlingsunterkünfte (about 210 meters away); Gate building / Torgebäude (about 210 meters away). Click for a list of all markers in Buchenwald Memorial.
 
Also see . . .
1. Buchenwald Memorial Official Site. (Submitted on September 2, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Buchenwald in USHMM Holocaust Encyclopedia. (Submitted on September 2, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Buchenwald: History & Overview. (Submitted on September 2, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Buchenwald Concentration Camp. (Submitted on September 2, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
5. Buchenwald Sinti and Roma Memorial at A Teacher's Guide to the Holocaust. (Submitted on September 2, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. DisastersWar, World II
 
Sinti and Roma Memorial / Sinti und Roma Denkmal Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2013
3. Sinti and Roma Memorial / Sinti und Roma Denkmal Detail
Stones with concentration camp names inscribed
Sinti and Roma Memorial / Sinti und Roma Denkmal image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 25, 2013
4. Sinti and Roma Memorial / Sinti und Roma Denkmal
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 219 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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